'Video Shorts' : Videos & Digital Presentations associated with the Image Collection.


The discovery of an ancient shallow coal mine near Bury, Lancashire is shown in this digital presentation.


When a mechnical excavator fell down a hole during the construction of the M66 motorway in Lancashire in 1976, it led to the discovery of a hitherto unknown 19th century coalmine. The presentation includes record shots underground.



Aneurin's Story, is the story of how water-power was used a small farm in Snowdonia. 




Wrexham Mines Rescue - The Blue Plaques.

The Story of how blue reflective plaques helped to save lives



7.0  How Steam cranes work Rossendale Valley of Stone Project



The Great Trespass Case - Lancashire's Forgotten Heroes 1907




Exploring Manchester's Lost Canals

The Manchester, Salford Junction Canal